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    XML Sitemaps Still Matter for SEO – Here’s Why

    Submitting a website to search engines used to be the sole responsibility of SEO firms that help companies increase their online visibility. Now, anyone can do it by creating an XML sitemap.Continue reading

    Mar 14, 20188 min read
  • 7 Strategies for Freelancers Looking to Sell More Websites

    7 Strategies for Freelancers Looking to Sell More Websites

    Selling more websites shouldn’t be as hard as it is, but unfortunately, for many freelancers, it’s an unfortunate reality. As with many creatives, the idea of selling might make you uncomfortable – even with the large number of online tools that make the process easier.Continue reading

    Mar 07, 20188 min read
  • Top 5 Web Analystics Tools Great for UX

    Top 5 Web Analytics Tools Great for UX

    Improving the user experience of a web project requires data and lots of it. You need to know what the user wants if you plan to create something that entertains or moves them to action. Great user experience is what separates a high-converting website from a mere website with a lot of visitors. Therefore, improving UX should be at the forefront of every web designer’s brain.Continue reading

    Feb 28, 20188 min read
  • Large Web Design Firms Plan Sites

    How Large Web Design Firms Plan Websites

    The process of planning a website is often long and arduous. For large web design firms, it doesn’t get any easier. When you are part of a design firm, the projects are larger, as are the numbers associated with completing them. That includes the number of people involved in the websites’ creation. Suddenly, the skill set needed to plan websites shifts in priority from an understanding of information architecture to above average interpersonal skills.Continue reading

    Feb 21, 20188 min read
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    Redesign Websites Without the Oversized Coffee Mug

    You’ve just been told that your company has decided to redo the website – all of it. For most designers, redesigns are just part of the job, but they aren’t always a welcome part. Unlike new sites, when you redesign existing websites you have the additional steps of auditing the current site, saving what works, identifying what needs to be fixed, and making it all look brand new.Continue reading

    Feb 09, 20188 min read
  • How To Plan Large Websites With Less Stress

    How To Plan Large Websites With Less Stress

    So, you’ve been asked to build a website, and it’s far from small. At this point, the question isn’t “how will you build it,” it’s “how will you plan it.” Slickplan understands how hard it can be to plan large websites, and thankfully, has many tools to help you do just that.Continue reading

    Feb 01, 20188 min read
  • Help Center Information Architecture Blog

    Help Center Info Architecture – The Who, What, When, and Why

    If you think your help center is merely a collection of articles, now is the time to upgrade your thinking. A well-organized knowledge base can help your audience not only find the information they need but also stay engaged with your website longer. It’s more than the answers you provide, it’s about how you provide those answers. Continue reading

    Jan 24, 20188 min read
  • website development blog

    15 of the Best Website Development Blogs to Read

    The field of web development is rapidly changing. Thanks to open-source and innovation, as soon as you learn one technology, a new one comes along. Because of this, it can be challenging to stay up to date in the industry. Thankfully, web development blogs make it easy for anyone to stay current with the relevant topics of today.Continue reading

    Jan 17, 20188 min read
  • How To Properly Vet A Website Graphic Designer

    How To Properly Vet A Website Graphic Designer

    Nowadays, almost anyone could use a website, which means nearly everyone could use a website graphic designer. However, hiring any type of help is challenging, and design help is even more so. In addition to finding someone that is capable of creating the kind of designs that you are looking for, you also have to find someone that will deliver that quality of work within your time and cost budget.Continue reading

    Jan 11, 20188 min read
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    10 Tips for an SEO-Friendly, Easy to Navigate Website

    Nowadays, it is easy for many websites to focus solely on search engine optimization, yet ensuring easy navigation on your website is more important than many people realize. To the surprise of some, website navigation and SEO optimization go hand in hand, because easily navigable sites are easier to understand by search engines. Plus, when search engines understand your site’s navigation, they are more likely to display it to the qualified end-users searching for your keywords.Continue reading

    Jan 09, 20188 min read